Working in Entomology now published
Published: 04 June 2013
The AES is delighted to announce the publication of 'Working in Entomology'.
Written by AES Member Rachel McLeod, the book is a collection of interviews with prominent entomologists working in different areas, right across the subject, from insect breeding to genetic research. This is a must-have book for careers teachers, and for anyone who is considering a career in entomology.
The book includes a foreword by Sir David Attenborough and introduction by Professor Simon Leather (the only Professor of Entomology left in the UK!).
- Ask yourself why, a poem by Rachel
- Editorial foreword & AES / Bug Club information
- Author's preface
- Foreword: Sir David Attenborough
- Introduction: Professor Simon Leather
- The interviews:
- Dr George McGavin - Author & TV presenter
- Prof. Mike Majerus - Cambridge professor
- Dr Oliver St John - Genetic engineer
- Dr Martin Hall - Forensic entomologist at the NHM
- Dr Seirian Summer - Researcher at ZSL
- Prof. Chris Haines - Stored grain pest expert
- Virginia Cheeseman - Entomological supplier
- Rachel - a budding entomologist interviews herself
- Author's summary and conclusions
Buy Working in Entomology online now. UK-based non-member's price £10.48 (£7.86 to members of the AES).
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